You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

GIS' online system to boost mineral exploration

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

The Geological Survey of today unveiled its Online Core Business Integrated System (OCBIS), a step forward towards a suitable ecosystem around the newly unveiled National Mineral Exploration Policy.

Geoscience data will boost mining exploration in the country and will also be useful for academicians, students and the general public.



The OCBIS infrastructure will be able to deliver all baseline and exploration pre-competitive data.

"Now digitised data can be utilised for exploration," Union Mines Secretary Balvinder Kumar said today after announcing the launch of the portal.

The Centre has decided to create a National Geoscience Data Repository (NGDR) under Geological Survey of (GSI) and a National Centre for Mineral Targeting (MCMT), the latter a public-private initiative, for all non-coal and non-fuel resources, a release said.

OCBIS broadly contains enterprise portal, the Bhukosh portal, data portal and geophysical data repository, it said.

Speaking at the event, Kumar said GSI will become paperless and also assured to provide budgetary support for a new office complex.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

GIS' online system to boost mineral exploration

The Geological Survey of India today unveiled its Online Core Business Integrated System (OCBIS), a step forward towards a suitable ecosystem around the newly unveiled National Mineral Exploration Policy. Geoscience data will boost mining exploration in the country and will also be useful for academicians, students and the general public. The OCBIS infrastructure will be able to deliver all baseline and exploration pre-competitive data. "Now digitised data can be utilised for exploration," Union Mines Secretary Balvinder Kumar said today after announcing the launch of the portal. The Centre has decided to create a National Geoscience Data Repository (NGDR) under Geological Survey of India (GSI) and a National Centre for Mineral Targeting (MCMT), the latter a public-private initiative, for all non-coal and non-fuel resources, a release said. OCBIS broadly contains enterprise portal, the Bhukosh portal, data portal and geophysical data repository, it said. Speaking at the event, ... The Geological Survey of today unveiled its Online Core Business Integrated System (OCBIS), a step forward towards a suitable ecosystem around the newly unveiled National Mineral Exploration Policy.

Geoscience data will boost mining exploration in the country and will also be useful for academicians, students and the general public.

The OCBIS infrastructure will be able to deliver all baseline and exploration pre-competitive data.

"Now digitised data can be utilised for exploration," Union Mines Secretary Balvinder Kumar said today after announcing the launch of the portal.

The Centre has decided to create a National Geoscience Data Repository (NGDR) under Geological Survey of (GSI) and a National Centre for Mineral Targeting (MCMT), the latter a public-private initiative, for all non-coal and non-fuel resources, a release said.

OCBIS broadly contains enterprise portal, the Bhukosh portal, data portal and geophysical data repository, it said.

Speaking at the event, Kumar said GSI will become paperless and also assured to provide budgetary support for a new office complex.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

image
Business Standard
177 22

GIS' online system to boost mineral exploration

The Geological Survey of today unveiled its Online Core Business Integrated System (OCBIS), a step forward towards a suitable ecosystem around the newly unveiled National Mineral Exploration Policy.

Geoscience data will boost mining exploration in the country and will also be useful for academicians, students and the general public.

The OCBIS infrastructure will be able to deliver all baseline and exploration pre-competitive data.

"Now digitised data can be utilised for exploration," Union Mines Secretary Balvinder Kumar said today after announcing the launch of the portal.

The Centre has decided to create a National Geoscience Data Repository (NGDR) under Geological Survey of (GSI) and a National Centre for Mineral Targeting (MCMT), the latter a public-private initiative, for all non-coal and non-fuel resources, a release said.

OCBIS broadly contains enterprise portal, the Bhukosh portal, data portal and geophysical data repository, it said.

Speaking at the event, Kumar said GSI will become paperless and also assured to provide budgetary support for a new office complex.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

image
Business Standard
177 22

Upgrade To Premium Services

Welcome User

Business Standard is happy to inform you of the launch of "Business Standard Premium Services"

As a premium subscriber you get an across device unfettered access to a range of services which include:

  • Access Exclusive content - articles, features & opinion pieces
  • Weekly Industry/Genre specific newsletters - Choose multiple industries/genres
  • Access to 17 plus years of content archives
  • Set Stock price alerts for your portfolio and watch list and get them delivered to your e-mail box
  • End of day news alerts on 5 companies (via email)
  • NEW: Get seamless access to WSJ.com at a great price. No additional sign-up required.
 

Premium Services

In Partnership with

 

Dear Guest,

 

Welcome to the premium services of Business Standard brought to you courtesy FIS.
Kindly visit the Manage my subscription page to discover the benefits of this programme.

Enjoy Reading!
Team Business Standard